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Sean B Hoar

Internet Attorney at Portland, OR

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  • State Years
    Washington - WA 9 years
    Dist. of Columbia - DC 9 years
    Oregon - OR 36 years
  • Licensed for 9 years
    State WA
    Acquired 2015
    Status
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 9 years
    State DC
    Acquired 2015
    Status
    Good Standing No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 36 years
    State OR
    Acquired 1987
    Status
    Active No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

About Sean

Learn Sean’s areas of practice.

5
Practice areas
  1. Internet
    30%
    Information security; data breach response; incident response planning; and policy development.

    25 years, 1,500 cases

  2. Privacy
    20%
    Data privacy; data breach response; consumer remediation; and policy development.

    25 years, 1,500 cases

  3. Computer fraud
    10%
    Information security; data breach response; and facilitation of prosecution of perpetrators of computer fraud.

    25 years, 1,000 cases

  4. Copyright infringement
    10%
    Copyright enforcement.

    25 years, 25 cases

  5. Credit card fraud
    10%
    Information security; data breach response; and facilitation of prosecution of perpetrators of credit card fraud.

    25 years, 500 cases

  6. Identity theft
    10%
    Information security; data privacy; data breach response; and facilitation of prosecution of perpetrators of identity theft.

    25 years, 1,000 cases

  7. Intellectual property
    10%
    Intellectual property protection.

    25 years, 250 cases

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Sean B Hoar
888 SW Fifth Avenue, Suite 900
Portland, OR, 97204-2025

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Resume

AVVO RATING 8.5 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Partner & Chair, Data Privacy & Cybersecurity Practice
  • Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith
  • 2016 - Present
  • Partner
  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • 2014 - 2016
  • Assistant United States Attorney
  • United States Department of Justice
  • 1991 - 2014
  • Assistant District Attorney
  • Lane County District Attorney's Office
  • 1987 - 1991
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Education

  • University of Oregon School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1987
  • Florida State University
  • MS - Master of Science
  • 1981
  • Linfield College
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1980

Associations

  • Information Systems Audit and Control Association
  • 2014 - Present
  • Information Systems Security Association
  • 2014 - Present
  • International Association of Privacy Professionals
  • 2014 - Present
  • Financial Crimes & Digital Evidence Foundation
  • Executive Director
  • 2000 - Present
  • Law Enforcement Executive Board of Directors, Northwest Regional Computer Forensic Laboratory
  • 2012 - 2014
  • Alumni Leadership Council
  • Former Chair
  • 2010 - 2014
  • Steering Committee, Temple Beth Israel
  • Chair
  • 2004 - 2008
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Outstanding Support & Dedication to Federal Law Enforcement
  • Federal Law Enforcement Officers Association
  • 2014
  • Outstanding Prosecutive Skills and Assistance to the FBI
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation
  • 2014
  • Outstanding Assistance and Support to the Secret Service
  • United States Secret Service
  • 2014
  • Exemplary Efforts on DCIS Investigations
  • Defense Criminal Investigative Services
  • 2014
  • Outstanding Efforts to Support the USPIS
  • United States Postal Inspection Service
  • 2014
  • Appreciation for Protecting the Integrity of the SSN
  • Social Security Administration/Office of Inspector General
  • 2014
  • Dedication & Commitment to Prosecuting Complex Financial Crimes
  • Internal Revenue Service Criminal Division
  • 2005
  • Director’s Award
  • United States Department of Justice
  • 2004
  • Outstanding Assistance to the FBI
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation
  • 2002
  • Director's Award
  • United States Department of Justice
  • 1997
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Publications

  • Association of Corporate Counsel Oregon Chapter Newsletter Q3
  • Cybersecurity: A Conversation with your IT Team
  • 2014
  • USDOJ Office of Legal Education
  • Identity Theft and Social Security Fraud
  • 2014
  • United States Attorneys’ Bulletin
  • Cybersecurity: The Urgent Challenge of Our Time
  • 2014
  • Law360
  • An Alluring Destination for Cyberthieves
  • 2014
  • U.S. Attorney’s Bulletin
  • Identity Theft: Applicable Federal Statutes and Charging Decisions
  • 2008
  • U.S. Attorney’s Bulletin
  • Oregon Identity Theft Fast Track Program
  • 2008
  • ABA Criminal Justice Magazine
  • Trends in Cybercrime: The Dark Side of the Internet
  • 2005
  • 80 Or.L.Rev. 4
  • Identity Theft: The Crime of the New Millennium
  • 2001
  • U.S. Attorney’s Bulletin
  • Identity Theft: The Crime of the New Millennium
  • 2001
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Speaking Engagements

  • Reinventing the Hospital
  • Data Breach: HIPAA and Beyond
  • 2014
  • Protecting Oregon Consumers and Children in the Age of Big Data
  • When Data Breaches Happen, How Can We Protect Oregonians from Harm?
  • 2014
  • Fraud Force Summit
  • Trends In Online Fraud: Targets, Threats and Solutions
  • 2014
  • Flash Webinar
  • Managing Risk in a Challenging Environment
  • 2014
  • Financial Crimes & Digital Evidence Conference
  • Data Breach Response: An Emerging Role for Law Enforcement
  • 2014
  • Digital Download
  • The Internet of Things: Your Toaster Said What to Your Refrigerator?
  • 2014
  • Data Protection and Security Conference
  • An Overview of the Stored Communications Act, the Wiretap Act, and National Security Letters
  • 2014
  • CLE for Energy Sector
  • Cybersecurity and the Energy Sector: Gauging the Landscape
  • 2014
  • CLE for Business Law Section
  • Cybersecurity and Privacy Law Considerations: From the IT Department to the Boardroom (the Anatomy of a Breach: Lessons from IT and Law Enforcement)
  • 2014
  • Association of Corporate Counsel, Washington Chapter
  • The Best Defense is a Good Data Breach Fence: Necessary Steps to Protect Your Network
  • 2014
  • Intellectual Property Rights Training
  • Criminal Copyright Infringement, Trafficking in Counterfeit Goods, Economic Espionage & Trade Secret Theft
  • 2013
  • Financial Crimes & Digital Evidence Conference
  • Digital Evidence Boot Camp
  • 2013
  • CLE for United States Attorney’s Office
  • Digital Evidence for Prosecutors: The Fourth Amendment, Rule 41, the Stored Communications Act, and other issues
  • 2013
  • 2013 Pacific Northwest Land Title Convention
  • Cybercrime … The Dark Side of the Internet – A glimpse at cybercrime and why it will continue to affect us
  • 2013
  • CLE for Financial Institutions
  • Trends in Online Fraud
  • N/A
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Portland Internet Lawyer Sean B Hoar
Sean B Hoar
Internet Attorney
Portland, OR
Licensed for 36 years